Thomas Conselah
d. 1739
Reg. of Wills, Liber I, folio 11
(Arch Vol. A10, Pg. 101)
See Family History

In the name of God Amen the twenty sixth day of September in ye year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred & thirty nine. I Thomas Conselah of the County of Kent on Delaware Planter being very sick & weak in body but of perfect mind and memory thanks be given unto god therefore taking into mind the Mortality of my body & knowing that it is apointed for all men once to dy do make and ordain this my last will and testament that is to say; principally & first of all I give & Recommend my Soul into ye hands ofGod that gave it & for my body I Recommend it to ye earth to be buried in a Christian Like & decent maner at the Discretion of my Executors nothing Doubting but at ye General Resurrection I shall receive the same again by ye mighty power of God: & as touching such worldly Estate where with it hath pleased God to bless me in this Life I give devise & dispose of the same in ye following manner and form:
imprimus: it is my will & I do order that in the first place all my just Debts & funeral charges be paid & satisfied: item I give bequeath unto my grandson William Concelah one bay mare. Item I give & bequeath to my Daughter Elisabeth ffransisco one shilling & to my Daughter Sarah Butcher one shilling:
Item: I give to my well beloved Daughter Mary Concalah (unclear) I likewise constitute make & ordain my only & sole Executor of this my Last Will & Testament all & singular of lands messuages(?) & tennements to her & her heirs & assigns forever & I do hereby utterly disallow revoke and disannul all & every other former testaments will Legacies & Executors by me in any way before this time named willed & bequeathed Ratifying & confirming this & no other to be my last will & testament in Writing where I have here unto set my hand and seal this day & year above written.

Signed sealed & delivered in ye presence of us
Will O. Skiner
James (unclear)

Thomas {his mark} Conselah

KentCounty Delaware
This day came William Skinner & James Tryall evidences (unclear) within will & on their solemn oath & Affirmations did say they saw Thomas Conselar sign, seal & deliver ye within instrument of writing to be his Last will & Testament & that at ye doing whereof they did believe him to be (unclear)
October ye 20th 1739
(signed) Jno Housman